January 10, 2022
As the Federal Reserve assumes a more aggressive stance to combat inflation and the decade of easy monetary policy comes to an end, investors are reassessing their riskier holdings, leading… Read more
January 7, 2022
Job creation slowed in December, but a declining unemployment rate and robust wage growth suggest strong economic growth in the coming year and are likely to help spur the Federal… Read more
January 6, 2022
Consumer prices in the eurozone increased in December at the fastest pace on record, accelerating past November’s record-setting pace, despite expectations from economists and European Central Bank (ECB) officials that… Read more
January 5, 2022
A new method of measuring global supply chain disruptions developed by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York shows that disruptive pressures are at the highest level since at least… Read more
January 4, 2022
A record number of workers quit their jobs in November while the number of open jobs remained near an all-time high. The so-called quits level climbed to 4.53 million in… Read more
December 28, 2021
Looking forward to 2022, Wall Street investors are most concerned about inflation and anticipate lower returns than this year, according to a recent CNBC investor survey. The survey found that,… Read more
July 12, 2022
For decades, the rise of China has been treated as something of a fait accompli. Economists, politicians and academics have wondered not if, but only when, China would surpass the… Read more
January 29, 2020
The recent coronavirus outbreak has already enacted a human cost. At the time of writing, there have been nearly 4,700 confirmed cases, resulting in more than 100 deaths. Both numbers… Read more
January 26, 2023
The U.S. economy showed surprising resilience at the end of 2022, weathering rampant inflation, higher interest rates, and geopolitical uncertainty, even as questions persist over whether growth will turn negative… Read more
January 19, 2023
Retail spending declined in December at the fastest pace of 2022, ending the holiday shopping season on a sour note, as higher interest rates, persistent inflation, and concerns about an… Read more
January 17, 2023
The World Bank has substantially cut its global growth forecasts for 2023, citing broadly worsening economic conditions since its previous projections made in mid-2022. The group’s latest Global Economics Prospect… Read more
January 3, 2023
The U.K. economy is expected to see a contraction in 2023 that will be nearly as deep as that of Russia, economists expect, as the nation grapples with surging inflation… Read more
December 12, 2022
U.S. consumers are feeling more optimistic about inflation amid expectations that both food and energy price increases will be slower in the coming year, according to a New York Federal… Read more
December 6, 2022
One of the main drivers of inflation may be about to turn a corner. Surging housing costs, which have kept inflation high this year, have likely already started to decline,… Read more
December 1, 2022
American consumers stepped up their spending in the run-up to the holiday season, taking advantage of higher wages and a slight easing of still-high inflation. Consumer spending jumped by a… Read more
“Modern finance is based on scientific reasoning guided by theory, not subjectivity and speculation.”
John “Mac” McQuown
Patience mitigates risk.
When it comes to investment products, complexity often fosters fraud and abuse.
Portfolio diversification enables investors to manage their fear of the unknown.
Rebalancing is like love, you never have to say you are sorry. You are always selling high and buying low.
A good investment policy should never risk what you already have for something you don’t need.